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'''Johanna Louise Spyri''' (née '''Heusser'''; ; 12 June 1827 – 7 July 1901) was a Switzerland|Swiss-born author of novels, notably children's stories, and is best known for her book ''Heidi''. Born in the rural area of Hirzel, Switzerland, as a child she spent several summers in the area around Chur in Graubünden, the setting she later would use in her novels.
Birth date{{Birth date|1827|6|12|df=y}}
Birth placeHirzel, Switzerland
Death date{{death date and age|1901|7|7|1827|6|12|df=y}}
Death placeZürich, Switzerland
OccupationShort story writer, Novelist
Movement| genre = Children's literature, Adult literature
Notableworks''Heidi''
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